NFL teams to see fruits of virtual offseason as camps begin
FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2019, file photo, Denver Broncos defensive coordinator Ed Donatell directs players during NFL football training camp in Englewood, Colo. Donatell, who’s 63, said the virtual offseason led to a burst of creativity amongst coaches, the discovery of new teaching tools and a better connection with players a-third his age.
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FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2020, file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) watches from the sideline during the first half of the NFL NFC Championship football game against the San Francisco 49ers in Santa Clara, Calif. Some players surely flourished and others most certainly floundered when the COVID-19 crisis forced teams to replace their regular offseason programs with virtual OTAs and videoconference. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)